Derby Reads – Launch of the Derby Book Festival 2017 Programme

6pm for 6.30 - 8pm - Tuesday 11 April

FREE, but ticketed

Derby Reads will celebrate the launch of the 2017 Festival programme and the announcement of the winners of our 50 word Flash Fiction Writing Competition.

Based on the traditional Victorian Penny Readings popularised by Charles Dickens, the evening offers a collection of taster readings of extracts from books which will feature in this year’s Festival.

Join us for a preview of the events and activities taking place during the week, pick up a programme and a set of this year’s Festival Bookmarks with their 50 word stories about ‘Journeys’.

Book Tickets

Derby Book Festival

31 May – 8 June 2019

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